Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

The SWL Medicines Optimisation Guideline for the management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) outlines treatment options for managing stable COPD. The guideline is based on the recommendations in NICE Guidance NG115 and has been developed by a multi-disciplinary group comprising primary care and secondary care pharmacists, respiratory nurse specialists, nurse consultants, GPs and respiratory consultants working across SW London.  


The guideline aims to support clinicians deliver enhanced patient care, by offering treatments to reduce symptoms and improve quality of life in patients with COPD.

SWL Medicines Opt. COPD - Version 1 FINAL. .pdf